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android-screen-900Android is the mobile operating system from Google. The software was originally built by a company called Android Inc, that was purchased by Google in 2005. From its modest debuts, Android has become a powerhouse that powers not only smartphones and tablet, but a host of other less high-profile devices and gadgets. Although Android is not a community-driven project, Google does release the source code as open-source under the Apache license.

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Android Market gives us new ways to discover apps

05/11/2011, This week is a pretty big week for Android – with the whole Google I/O event going on, a lot of aspects about Android are being updated. One of the most important Android services, launched together with the Honeycomb tablet earlier this year is the...

Sharp Aquous Phone SH-12C Android smartphone packs 3D cameras

05/11/2011, Pioneers of the world’s first glasses-free 3D smartphone, Sharp are back with another Android phone. Called the Aquos Phone SH-12C, this Android device is designed to let you enjoy 3D content while on the go, and will even let you create your own if...

WebMD app now on Android

05/10/2011, It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally here. WebMD, one of the most popular websites on the internet about health has just released a mobile app for the Android operating system. After being available on the iPhone since 2008, iPad...

Nexus S clone shows up in China sporting Android 2.2

05/10/2011, While we’ve seen some interesting Shanzai phones previously that improved upon their predecessors, i.e. the iPhone 4 nano or 4.8″ HTC HD7. But more often than not they just end up being a bad copy of the original device. Case in point, the...

Droid Charge Review

05/10/2011, Droid Charge Review - this in-depth review of the Samsung Droid Charge covers key elements of the design, user interface, network speed, battery life and more.

ESPN Live TV streaming app arrives on Android

05/09/2011, Fans of ESPN Live TV will be glad to know that they’ll finally be able to enjoy ESPN on the go with their Android devices. ESPN has just announced that subscribers of Time Warner Cable, Bright House Networks and Verizon FiOS TV will be able use the...

DoubleTwist lets Android devices stream to Apple TV

05/09/2011, If you’ve always wondered what the big fuss about AirPlay was but you didn’t want to buy an iPhone or an iPad because you’ve already got an Android device that works perfectly, you’re in luck. The folks over at DoubleTwist have...

HTC ChaCha and HTC Salsa up for pre-order in the UK

05/09/2011, HTC’s dedicated Facebook phones, the HTC ChaCha (or ChaChaCha in Spain) and the HTC Salsa have finally got a release date. According to the Amazon UK store, the two phones will be delivered at the end of next month, June 26th. The HTC ChaCha...

AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G allows installation of non-Market apps

05/06/2011, Some folks who managed to get their hands on Samsung’s upcoming 4G Android phone for AT&T, the Infuse 4G, before everyone has some good news to report. While playing around with the Application settings of the phone, they’ve discovered...

Fake Dell Streak 7 is better than the original?

05/06/2011, Whenever we see a copycat mobile device (such as the knock off iPhone 4 nano reported recently), it usually is inferior to the original product it is based on. However, some folks have spotted a copy of the Dell Streak 7 tablet, which contains some...